Audições

Uma comissão é autorizada a organizar uma audição de peritos se entender que a mesma é indispensável para o seu trabalho sobre uma determinada questão. As audições também podem ser realizadas conjuntamente por duas ou mais comissões. A maioria das comissões organiza audições com regularidade, uma vez que as mesmas lhes permitem ouvir a opinião de peritos e debater questões fulcrais. Esta página contém todas as informações disponíveis relacionadas com as audições organizadas pelas comissões, incluindo os programas e as contribuições dos oradores.

trade, port

Europe and the Indo-Pacific region together represent over 70 % of global trade in goods and services and over 60 % of foreign direct investment (FDI) with their annual trade reaching EUR 1.5 trillion in 2019. The EU is the biggest investor in the area, which includes four (China, Japan, South Korea and India) out of the EU’s top 10 global trading partners. The EU currently has four bilateral trade agreements in place in the region (with Japan, Singapore, South Korea and Vietnam).

Second Annual Conference on the Global State of Human Rights

The European Parliament and the Global Campus of Human Rights will organise the second Annual Conference on the Global State of Human Rights on 15-16 July 2022 in Venice, Italy. This unique event will include keynote speakers, pannelists and moderators from diverse backgrounds, including Members of the European Parliament, academics from the Global Campus network, high officials from EU and other international organisations, national human rights bodies, civil society, human rights defenders

The Eastern Partnership in the shadow of the war

On 14 July, the Committee on Foreign Affairs will hold a hearing from 11.00-12.30 on the EU policy towards the Eastern Partnership countries following the Russian invasion in Ukraine. Russian War of aggression against Ukraine is having a negative impact on the Eastern Partnership countries, who are affected by trade disruptions, a refugee and other crises.

A small chip

The aim of the hearing was to look at chips as a strategic component of any industrial chain. The race for the most advanced chips is linked to technological and industrial leadership. The hearing was held in the context of the recent Commission proposal on a European Chips Act.

Israeli flag in the background. Title "Pegasus spyware" in the front.

On 12 July PEGA committee held a hearing on 'Israel and Spyware'. This hearing was a preparation for the PEGA delegation to Israel on 18 - 20 July. The hearing, as the delegation, focused on fact-finding relating to the committee's mandate and on questions relating to the production and use of spyware in Israel.

DROI

The COVID-19 pandemic has deprived a number of older people of a dignified end of life around the world. It has also amplified the existing human rights violations suffered by dependent ones, such as abuse, neglect and discrimination. On 11 July DROI will hold a hearing to examine the current situation on the protection of the rights of dependent elderly people and other dependent persons under international and national laws.

INGE Committee hearing on "Interference through advertisement"

On 11 July 2022, IMCO held a public hearing on the proposed Regulation on transparency and targeting of political advertising. This was an opportunity for Members to exchange views with stakeholders, experts and researchers from different domains on the main elements of the proposal. This proposes general transparency obligations for all actors involved in the financing, preparation, placement, and dissemination of political advertising, both offline and online.

FISC Subcommittee

The next meeting of the FISC Subcommittee will take place on 11 July 2022, from 15:00 to 17:00. The Subcommittee will host a public hearing on "The role of tax incentives and exemptions in the framework of the reform of corporate taxation and in the promotion of European economies' competitiveness".

Wind turbines in the sea and the fishing boats surrounded by seagulls

The Committee on Fisheries held a public hearing on the "Maritime Spatial Planning Directive and its Implementation and Impact on Fisheries" on 11 July 2022.

Photo of Vice-President Věra Jourová of the European Commission

On 30 June from 11.00 to 13.00, ING2 Members will welcome Vice-President for Values and Transparency, Ms Věra Jourová, to the special committee. As a first follow-up to the recommendations from the INGE-report, ING2 Members will discuss, together with Members from IMCO, CULT and LIBE, what steps the Commission has taken since the adoption of the INGE report.

phone with name pegasus displayed on the screen

On 21 June PEGA committee organized an exchange of views with the representatives of the NSO Group. It was followed by a hearing on 'Stock-taking of EU spyware providers'. The aim of the hearing was to hear the experts to take stock of the current landscape of spyware providers in Europe.

automotive industry

The aim of the hearing was to look at the automotive sector and its supply chains in the context of the EU industrial policy. Experts also discussed innovation, competition, and the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the automotive industry.